Category: Company News

S&B Farms Distillery Receives Iowa Farm Bureau’s Renew Rural Iowa Entrepreneur Award

By Caitlyn Lamm Source: iowafarmbureau.com 6/3/2020 A simple question from a friend about how to make moonshine sent north central Iowa cattle, hog, corn and soybean farmers, Brian and Sara Winkleman, on a path to owning a distillery.  The Winklemans’ willingness to jump headfirst…

Award-Winning Peach

S&B Farms latest spirit, Sir Winston Peach is officially award-winning with a silver medal from the Denver International Spirits Competition. The  Denver International Spirits Competition is conducted double-blind by a seasoned panel of beverage professionals. The judging panel consists of sommeliers, retail buyers, journalists,…

Introducing: Sir Winston Peach

Our latest product has officially been announced. Joining our lineup of products is Sir Winston Peach. Sir Winston Peach is so fresh, bright, and deliciously juicy that you’ll be thinking about summer all year long. This sweet, delightful fusion of ripe peach flavors and…

Name Change: S&B Farms Distillery

We want to thank all of our supporters, fans, friends, and family for an incredible, unforgettable 2019. As 2020 starts, we’re excited to see what the new year brings, and we need to introduce our new name and logo. Due to a larger company…

Sir Winston Barrel Proof & Private First Class Receives Medals

Wine Country Network, publishers of Wine Country International magazine and producers of six professional beverage competitions have announced the winners of the 5th Annual North American Bourbon and Whiskey Competition. Our Sir Winston – Barrel Proof and Private First Class both received Bronze Medals….

Hog Wild Wins Bronze Medal at USA Spirits Rating Competition in San Francisco

Hog Wild received a Bronze Medal at the 2019 USA Spirits Rating competition, which took place in San Francisco in July. In order to receive this award, Hog Wild needed to score highly in 3 different categories – quality, value, and packaging – in…

S&B Farms Distillery’s Bourbon Wins Bronze Medal

S&B Farms Distillery’s Sir Winston Bourbon earned a Bronze medal in the 2019 Great American International Spirits Competition. Entries from around the world were judged at this premiere competition held in Rochester, New York.  More than 300 entries were evaluated by a panel of…

Private First Class Medals in Competition

S&B Farms Distillery is pleased to announce that our spiced spirit Private First Class has recently won a Silver Medal at the 2019 Denver International Spirits Competition. This annual competition is judged double blind by a prestigious panel of sommeliers and seasoned food &…

Owner Receives Entrepreneur Achievement Award

Sara Winkleman, Founder and Owner of S & B Farms Distillery, has been named the 2019 Deb Dalziel Woman Entrepreneur Achievement Award winner by America’s SBDC Iowa. This award recognizes an Iowa woman entrepreneur who has significantly changed or improved her life and the…

Opening: November 1

After several months of hard work, construction remodeling, researching, and licensing,  S & B Farms Distillery will officially open for business on Thursday, November 1. Three products will be for sale including: Hog Wild, Private First Class, and Field Fire Moonshine. Also for sale…